Dubois: It was chilly, it was windy, but it was beautiful

By By Carl Dubois / Special to the American Press

While two of my sisters visited me over the weekend, we spent some time checking out the Columbia River Gorge and Multnomah Falls east of Portland.

Check out the falls, first the higher of the two falls.

Then the lower of the two.

Here are the stats:

Here's a video.

Video

Finally, a view of the Columbia River and of Vista House, where we stopped along the way.

It was chilly, it was windy, but it was beautiful.

It marked the end of a great weekend with family. I thought I'd share some of the sights with you.

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Carl Dubois, a former American Press reporter and assistant sports editor, is a journalist and editor now living and working near Portland, Ore.